• Short Summary

    Group Captain Peter Townsend rides a favourite in Switzerland but looses to Andrees.

  • Description

    Aurau, Switzerland.

    SV. Group Captain Peter Townsend putting on his long boots, & CU. FCU Townsend getting onto scales for weighing. SV. Townsend standing on scales. CU. Scales showing weight almost 71.05 Kilograms. SV. Peter Townsend getting down from scales holding kit. SCU. Townsend walking out of weighing room with kit. LV. Crowds in stands watching. SCU. Pan, Group Captain Townsend, No 14, riding up to starting gate. FV. Crowds watching. SV. Group of horses racing down straight with Peter Townsend nearest to camera, laying about third. SV. Excited crowds. STV. Pan, "Andretto" ridden by Andrees winning race.

    (Dupe.) (Title Scene "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    545.15
    Media URN:
    31118
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:18:00 / 01:20:11:00
    Canister:
    55/79

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